Tag Archives: nfl

Poll: What’s your take on multi-piece mem cards?

Maybe it’s just me, but I like the idea of more of less.

Ballpark Blueprints offer technical look at game

America’s football and baseball stadiums are the homes to the action that our pastimes provide, but they are also shrines to the technology of architecture.

Ripping Retail: 2014 Topps Turkey Red football

Join Beckett Sports Card Monthly’s Chris Olds as he rips into some 2014 Topps Turkey Red football cards in this latest edition of Ripping Retail.

First Look: 2014 Topps Five Star Football

By David Lee | Beckett Football Editor Topps Five Star will return, fittingly, for a fifth release in 2015. Topps Five Star football debuted in 2010. Each box will include one autographed memorabilia, multi-player autograph, Silver Signatures Autograph or a Golden Graphs Autograph. Boxes also feature four Five Star Autographed cards plus one other Five […]

Box Busters: 2014 Topps Valor football cards

Join Beckett Football’s Chris Olds and Justin Grunert as they rip into boxes of 2014 Topps Valor in this latest edition of Box Busters.

Box Busters: 2014 Panini Playbook football cards

Join Beckett Football’s Justin Grunert and Chris Olds as they rip into boxes of 2014 Panini Playbook in this latest edition of Box Busters.

Win Panini POD Odell Beckham Signed 8×10

By David Lee | Beckett Football Editor The Panini NFL Player of the Day promotion has already reached hundreds of hobby shops and countless collectors with giveaways and player appearance signings. In partnership with the successful program, we will be giving away autographed items that are part of the promotion through the Beckett Media Twitter […]

WIN a Signed Kelvin Benjamin Panini POD Photo

By David Lee | Beckett Football Editor The Panini NFL Player of the Day promotion has already reached hundreds of hobby shops and countless collectors with giveaways and player appearance signings. In partnership with the successful program, we will be giving away autographed items that are part of the promotion through the Beckett Media Twitter […]

Panini readies Black Friday promotion

Panini America’s Black Friday program is returning next month — and it’s including even more new stuff than ever.

Trent Dilfer is Panini Super Bowl Kid Reporter Ambassador

Super Bowl XXXV champion and ESPN NFL analyst Trent Dilfer will serve as special ambassador and coach for Panini America’s Super Bowl XLIX Kid Reporter contest.

How do you know it’s game-used? The Smell Test

How do you know a Miami Dolphins game-used jersey is real when it’s shipped to Panini America to make its way into football cards?

Box Busters: 2014 Panini Prizm football cards

Join Beckett Football’s Derek Ficken and Chris Olds as they rip into a box of 2014 Panini Prizm in this latest edition of Box Busters.

Panthers Rookie WR Kelvin Benjamin Participates in POD Signing

        By David Lee | Beckett Football Editor Carolina Panthers rookie wide receiver Kelvin Benjamin was the first NFL player to participate in the hobby shop signing appearance in the 2014 Panini Player of the Day promotion. Benjamin signed autographs for fans and collectors yesterday at Cardiac Sports Cards in Cary, N.C. Part of the […]

BSCM Bonus: More game-used memorabilia pieces from inside Panini America’s vault

IRVING, Texas | The national treasures that make their way into collectors’ hands via Panini America’s trading cards or its game-used memorabilia division, Panini Authentic, are locked away behind two massive locked doors at the heart of the company’s headquarters.

Box Busters: 2014 Certified football cards

Join Beckett Football’s Justin Grunert and Chris Olds as they rip into boxes of 2014 Certified from Panini America in this latest edition of Box Busters.

Ripping Retail: 2014 Topps Prime football cards

Join Beckett Sports Card Monthly’s Chris Olds as he rips into a blaster box of 2014 Topps Prime football cards in this latest episode of Ripping Retail.

Box Busters: 2014 Topps Finest football cards

Join Beckett Football’s Justin Grunert and Chris Olds as they rip into boxes of 2014 Topps Finest in this latest edition of Box Busters.

Panini NFL Player of the Day Promotion Kicks Off

The Panini NFL Player of the Day promotion is in full swing with more than 800 participating hobby shops scheduled to receive their program kits this week.

LeSean McCoy, Darren Sproles Combine for 280 Yards 2 TDs in Monday Night Win

By David Lee | Beckett Football Editor Last year’s collecting attention for the Philadelphia Eagles was on quarterback Nick Foles, who threw 27 touchdowns to just two interceptions. But last night in a Monday Night Football match-up against Andrew Luck and the Colts, it was the Philadelphia running back combination of LeSean McCoy and Darren […]

Monday Morning Collector: NFL Week 2

Monday Morning Collector: NFL Week 2 Every Monday morning throughout the NFL season, we’ll select our rookie, veteran and breakout players of the week and provide a run down on why collectors should take notice. Here are our selections for NFL Week 2. By Justin Grunert and Dan Hitt Veteran of the Week: Aaron Rodgers, […]

Monday Morning Collector: NFL Week 1

Every Monday morning throughout the NFL season, we’ll select our rookie, veteran and breakout players of the week and provide a run down on why collectors should take notice.

NFL Play 60 Kids Have Thier Own 2014 Topps Cards

                By David Lee | Beckett Football Editor To celebrate kids across the country who are staying active for 60 minutes a day and leading healthy lifestyles, Topps and NFL PLAY 60 are partnering to include several Play 60 kids in 2014 Topps Football. The collection will specifically feature […]

Box Busters: 2014 Topps football cards

Join Beckett Football’s Derek Ficken and Chris Olds as they rip into boxes of 2014 Topps in this latest edition of Box Busters.
What will they find inside? Watch and find out.

Box Busters: 2014 Topps Inception football

Join Beckett Football’s Derek Ficken and Chris Olds as they rip into boxes of 2014 Topps Inception in this latest edition of Box Busters.

A half-day where the magic happens … visiting Panini America’s headquarters

There were no first-day jitters, there was no daydreaming at what was going on outside in the 100-degree Texas heat. There was plenty inside that was piquing my collecting interest as some of the company’s plans, products and strategies were discussed for future pieces and the collectibles ideas flowed like water.

Box Busters: 2014 Rookies & Stars football

Join Beckett Football’s Derek Ficken and Chris Olds as they rip into boxes of 2014 Rookies & Stars in this latest edition of Box Busters.

Box Busters: 2014 Elite football cards

Join Beckett Football’s Derek Ficken and Chris Olds as they rip into boxes of 2014 Elite in this latest edition of Box Busters.

At the National: Talking Wax and vintage cards with Reed Kasaoka of Baseball Card Exchange

Have you ever seen a $30,000 box of cards? You can if you visited the Baseball Card Exchange booth at the National Sports Collectors Convention.

Where is it now: The infamous Evan Mathis Twitter hoax receipt

Kirk Keith is a serious Alabama football collector, and he’s got a legendary piece of new Crimson Tide memorabilia that’s not so serious — but still pretty cool.

Your Turn: Which new rookies will you collect?

Tell us which rookies you’re collecting from the four major sports in the comments below.

Box Busters: 2014 Prestige football cards

Join Beckett Football’s Chris Olds and Derek Ficken as they rip into boxes of 2014 Prestige in this latest edition of Box Busters.

Box Busters Live — A break in the Steel City Collectibles 100-box giveaway (watch the replay + win our Major League movie auto)

Join Beckett Sports Card Monthly’s Chris Olds as he breaks five boxes of cards from several sports as part of the Steel City Collectibles 100-Box Giveaway.

Box Busters: 2014 Bowman football cards

Join Beckett Football’s Derek Ficken and Chris Olds as they rip into boxes of 2014 Bowman in this edition of Box Busters.

Box Busters: 2014 Panini Hot Rookies football

Join Beckett Football’s Chris Olds and Derek Ficken as they rip into boxes of 2014 Panini Hot Rookies in this latest edition of Box Busters.

First look: 2014 Topps Strata Football cards

Each box will have three hits: two autographs, including, a Clear Cut Autograph Relic card, and a relic card.